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Nippon (Japan) 1876 [cartographic material] : compiled from native maps and the notes of recent travellers / by R. Henry Brunton
Bib ID 2251798
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Brunton, R. Henry
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [1:1,320,000] (E 128°--E 142°/N 44°--N 29°) 
Description [Tokyo] : Heibonsha, [1998] 
1 map on 4 sheets : col. ; sheets 72 x 58 cm or smaller. 
Notes

Relief shown by contours, hachures, spot heights, and soundings.

"The depths of water along the coast are given in fathoms below low water thus 50"

Reproduction map of Japan showing railways, roads, towns, steamer routes, and telegraph lines and stations. Scale bars in English miles and Japanese ri.

Reproduction project: Kiyonori Kanasaka.

"Engraved by Waterlow & Sons"

Original version: London : Messrs. Trubner and Co. Now located in Map Library, the National Library of Scotland.

Includes "Rules for pronunciation from Satow and Ishibashi's English-Japanese dictionary", "Explanation of terms", tables of principle mountains and rivers, islands, promontories, lakes, high roads, places to open for foreign trade, and classification of population.

"Nihon Kokusai Chizu Gakkai Kikanshi "Chizu", vol. 36, no. 3 1998"

Insets: Yezo and Chishima. Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000] -- Yayeyama and Riukiu Islands. Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000]

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-233464813

Subjects Japan -- Maps -- Facsimiles.
Time Coverage 1876 
Other authors/contributors Heibonsha

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